"The goals of the
conference are to help producers increase income per acre,
better utilize forages, decrease parasite loads, decrease
predation of small ruminants and decrease chemical use to
control undesirable weeds," said Dean Oswald, University of
Illinois Extension animal systems educator. "An overarching
theme of the conference is how co-grazing can work for
Registration begins at 9 a.m., with the program
running from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Logan County Extension office
is located at 980 N. Postville Drive in Lincoln.
Advance registration, due one week prior to the program, is
$30 per person, with the second person from a farm charged $20.
Late registration is $35 and $25. Registration checks, made out
to the "University of Illinois," can be sent to Oswald at 480 S.
Deer Road, Macomb, IL 61455, or the Logan County Extension
Online registration is also available.
For further information, contact the Logan County Extension
office at 217-732-8289.
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